Sussex, WI and Rehovot, Israel – May 31, 2016 – Quad/Graphics and Landa Digital Printing today announced they will strategically collaborate on bringing Landa Nanographic Printing® Presses to the publication market with a focus on high-quality, cost-effective digital printing for short-run magazines and journals.
Quad/Graphics’ Nanographic Printing presses will combine commercial lithographic speeds and quality – even on the lightest-weight coated and uncoated papers. Accordingly, Quad/Graphics will be able to offer short-run magazine and journal printing clients more versatile products.
“Landa Nanography® has the potential to disrupt the publication market, marrying the power of modern digital technology with today’s market needs for highly versioned short-run publications,” said Joel Quadracci, Chairman, President & CEO of Quad/Graphics. “We are proud to be partnering with Landa to advance cost-competitive digital print technology for the publication market. For 45 years, Quad/Graphics has been committed to advancing our clients’ performance through innovation. This collaboration is yet another example of our steadfast commitment to finding a better way for our clients, ourselves and our industry.”
Benny Landa, Chairman of the Landa Group, said: “Some 20 years ago, when visiting Quad/Graphics, I was inspired by Harry Quadracci’s humanity and struck by his vision. Today we are thrilled to be partnering with Quad/Graphics, which, under Joel Quadracci’s leadership, has become the preeminent force in the publishing market – and continues to be a company of both soul and vision. We share the company’s vision of finding a better way, a digital way, to create printed publications. The publishing industry is about to change, to undergo a digital transformation, starting with short-run magazines and journals. No one is better positioned than Quad to work with us in bringing about that change. We, at Landa, are delighted to be partnering with Quad in writing the next chapter – the digital chapter – in the history of publishing.”
At the forefront of innovation for 45 years, Quad/Graphics (NYSE: QUAD) is a leading print and marketing services provider focused on helping brand owners market their products, services and content more efficiently and effectively across media channels. With a consultative approach, worldwide capabilities, leading-edge technology and single-source simplicity, Quad/Graphics has the resources and knowledge to help a wide variety of clients in distinct vertical industries, including but not limited to retail, publishing, healthcare, insurance and financial. The Company helps its clients perform better in today’s rapidly changing world through the integration of print products with complementary services to improve efficiencies, reduce costs, create engagement, lift response and increase revenue. Quad/Graphics provides a diverse range of print and related products, services and solutions from multiple locations throughout North America, South America and Europe, and strategic partnerships in Asia and other parts of the world.
Headed by Indigo founder, Benny Landa, the Landa Group is comprised of four units: Landa Digital Printing, whose Nanographic Printing® presses bridge the industry's “Profitability Gap”, cost-effectively combining the versatility of digital with the qualities and speed of offset to produce short-to-medium runs with the lowest cost per digitally-printed page in the industry; Landa Labs, the group’s innovation arm, which explores nanotechnology for use in alternative energy, industrial coatings, cosmetics, packaging, drug delivery and other fields; Landa Ventures, which invests in early stage companies with complementary disruptive technology; and the Landa Fund, which helps underprivileged youth pursue higher education. Benny Landa continues to add to his portfolio of over 800 patents worldwide that provide the companies he founded with a solid intellectual property base. For more information, visit us at https://www.landanano.com/ or follow us on social media at on social media at .